The smartphone is priced at Rs 24,990 and will be available starting September 22 through offline stores in Blue, Black and Gold colours.
The Japanese tech giant is hosting a flagship launch event in India on September 25, where it will unveil the all-new Xperia XZ1.
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus runs on Android 7 Nougat. The Xperia XA1 Plus features a 5.5-inch Full HD display for clear video and ClearAudio+ Sony audio technology and Smart Amplifier for enhanced audio experience. The Xperia XA1 Plus is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 processor along with Mali T880 GPU. The main USP of the device is its 23MP rear camera with 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS sensor and f/2.0 aperture. It includes an internal storage of 32GB which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The Xperia XA1 Plus also features an 8 MP 23mm wide-angle lens front camera for quality selfies. Stamina Mode extends the battery lifetime just when you really need it, whilst Qnovo Adaptive Charging technology and Battery Care work together to maintain the long-term health of the battery by monitoring its health and adjusting the charging current accordingly to avoid damage and maximise its lifespan.
For those who can not afford the high-end smartphones in the market, from Sony or otherwise, the Xperia XA1 Plus serves as a good alternative. The device draws power from a 3430mAh battery. The device comes with fingerprint sensor on its side button. The round sleek design and narrow borders of the Xperia XA1 Plus feel good in the palm of the hand.